[Movie] Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi

Last weekend I watched yet another Malayalam movie, this time a movie with a long title, but one that had a beautiful meaning. It was Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi [English: Blue Skies, Green Waters, Red Earth] Directed and co-produced by Sameer Thahir...

Delightful Treats for Ramzan

The month of fasting is nearly over and Muslims across the world are gearing up to celebrate Ramzan [also called Ramadan or Id-Ul-Fitr].  And there is no hiding that Food and Ramzan has a strong connection. Think succulent kebabs, delicious Biryani, rich curries...

[Movie] True Grit

True Grit… Had picked up the Dvd few weeks back at my regular store and it had sat abandoned in my shelf till yesterday noon…  The Summary on the DVD: A tough U.S. Marshal helps a stubborn young woman track down her father’s murderer.  Main...

Day 12 Bells

The city that we all loveA city with a lot of powerbeautiful buildingstall towers A place surrounded with historyRooted deep with our countryGates and gardensscattered across we shall see Who am i?  If you are able to identify these 2pics [both are from the same...

Alms to give or earn?

Today morning while walking to our nearby store, i came across not one, but atleast 4 women begging.. some had kids, and others were using their children to beg.. I dint give anything… infact at one girl(who must have been about 6yrs old), i asked her “why...